Kourou

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Description

Kourou (010) Market
Kourou (010)Market
5° 9′ 52″ N, 52° 38′ 34″ W

Kourou is located 60 km north-west of the capital Cayenne at the mouth of the Kourou River on the Atlantic coast. In 1965 the Centre Spatial Guyanais (Guiana Space Centre) was founded behind the town.

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Collages

Kourou (1) Market
Kourou (1)Market

Photos

Kourou (002) Market
Kourou (002)Market
Kourou (004) Market
Kourou (004)Market
Kourou (005) Market
Kourou (005)Market
Kourou (007) Market
Kourou (007)Market
Kourou (008) Market
Kourou (008)Market
Kourou (010) Market
Kourou (010)Market
Kourou (011) Market
Kourou (011)Market
Kourou (012) Market
Kourou (012)Market
Kourou (015) Market
Kourou (015)Market
Kourou (017) Market
Kourou (017)Market
Kourou (020) Market
Kourou (020)Market
Kourou (023) Market
Kourou (023)Market
Kourou (024) Market
Kourou (024)Market
Kourou (025) Market
Kourou (025)Market
Kourou (028) Market
Kourou (028)Market
Kourou (030) Market
Kourou (030)Market
Kourou (032) Market
Kourou (032)Market
Kourou (035) Market
Kourou (035)Market
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Kourou (126)
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Kourou (130)
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Kourou (138)

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See also

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Guiana Space Centre

Ariane 5 V204 (1)
Ariane 5 V204 (1)
5° 14′ 22″ N, 52° 46′ 6″ W

The Guiana Space Centre or, more commonly, Centre Spatial Guyanais (CSG) is a French spaceport near Kourou in French Guiana. Operational since 1968, it is particularly suitable as a location for a spaceport due to its proximity to the equator, and…

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